Castalia, NC (27816)

8:46 PM EDT on May 23, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Rich Farms Inc | | Change Station

Elev 282 ft 36.06 °N, 78.09 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

65.7 °F
Feels Like 65.7 °F
Wind Variable Wind from ENE
Gusts 9.0 mph

High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.72 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 800 ft
Dew Point 65 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.98 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:00 AM 8:17 PM
Waning Crescent, 5% visible
METAR KLHZ 240025Z AUTO 00000KT 7SM RA OVC008 18/18 A2972 RMK AO2 P0001
Pressure 29.72 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 800 ft
Dew Point 65 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.98 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:00 AM 8:17 PM
Waning Crescent, 5% visible
METAR KLHZ 240025Z AUTO 00000KT 7SM RA OVC008 18/18 A2972 RMK AO2 P0001

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Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 7:03 PM EDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
eastern Nash County in central North Carolina...
Edgecombe County in central North Carolina...
Halifax County in central North Carolina...
central Wilson County in central North Carolina...

* until 1000 PM EDT

* at 659 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that may cause
minor flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in
minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Rocky Mount, Roanoke Rapids, Tarboro, Nashville, Halifax, Wilson,
Scotland Neck, Elm City, Dortches and Red Oak.

This includes the following flood prone areas... I-95 and NC 481 near
rocky swamp... NC Highway 125 near Conoconnara swamp... US-301 under
Railroad near Hominy swamp... thirteen bridges Road near Beech
Swamp... Glendale drive near NC-42... low ground Road near Fishing
Creek... residentials near NC-42 and Bloomery swamp... Raleigh Road
west of Airport Boulevard... Tanner Road at Compass creek... Dayton
Avenue near Contentnea Creek... Hominy swamp through central
Wilson... Highway 301 near burnt goat swamp and Beech Swamp...
Airport Boulevard and Stedman drive... Ethridge farm Road near
Fishing Creek and Saint Rose Church Road at Contentnea Creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

Lat... Lon 3609 7731 3600 7741 3596 7738 3559 7799
      3572 7806 3649 7771 3648 7765 3644 7762
      3641 7755 3637 7755 3634 7759 3632 7757
      3630 7754 3632 7744 3626 7741 3624 7738
      3621 7738 3616 7727 3610 7723


302 PM EDT Tue may 23 2017

... Flood Watch now in effect through late Wednesday night...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of central North Carolina, including the following
areas, Alamance, Anson, Chatham, Cumberland, Davidson, Durham,
Edgecombe, Forsyth, Franklin, Granville, Guilford, Halifax,
Harnett, Hoke, Johnston, Lee, Montgomery, Moore, Nash, Orange,
person, Randolph, Richmond, Sampson, Scotland, Stanly, Vance,
wake, Warren, Wayne, and Wilson.

* Through late Wednesday night

* showers and embedded thunderstorms, some with very heavy
rainfall, will continue across central North Carolina through
tonight. A second round of heavy rainfall is likely Wednesday
afternoon into Wednesday night. Total rainfall amounts of two
to four inches are likely, with localized higher amounts

* These high rainfall amounts will produce a threat of flooding,
including street flooding and rising water on area creeks,
across central North Carolina into Wednesday night.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Monitor later forecasts and be alert for
possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding
should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

Only 6 to 12 inches of water can float a vehicle. Remember, never
drive through areas where water covers the Road. The water may be
much deeper than it appears, and the Road beneath could be washed
away or weakened.